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A Peregrine's steady ruffle
Pike Place Market, Summer
Lusail city
Beauty in Simplicity
White Dots
Dance of The Petals
Outskirts of Pike Place
Lower Reid Falls
May Day Smoke
Lost in the View
Is Anybody Out There?
Tin Man
Red Racer Snake playing peekaboo
Gazing up into Colorado's Capitol Dome
Let the world be your playground
International friendships
Glimmer of a clear Shanghai night
Vivian at Valley Forge
High Roller
16th Annual Photo Contest
Is Anybody Out There?

This single 20-second exposure captures our impressively distinct planetary neighbor, Mars, near its closest approach to Earth juxtaposed with our home galaxy, the Milky Way. With such an impressive scene on display, it is hard to imagine we are all alone to ponder the almost limitless and timeless beauty of our universe.

TAGS: Milky Way, New Mexico, Space

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Paul Schmit.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2018
Total Views: 10
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 9, 2018, 11:54 p.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D810
Focal Length: 15mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO3200
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PHOTO LOCATION Paraje, New Mexico, United States of America